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Acceleration of Women-Owned-Enterprise Programme launched

by editor1 / Sep 07, 2018 / 0 comments

Female start-up companies will from now on have the opportunity to grow their businesses under the Acceleration of Women-Owned-Enterprise Programme.

Gender Equality Minister calls on Cheryl Ujaha’s murderer to surrender

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2018 / 0 comments

Gender Equality and Child Welfare Minister Doreen Sioka has called on whoever murdered Cheryl Ujaha to surrender.

Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare calls on men to stop killing women

by editor1 / Aug 01, 2018 / 0 comments

Gender-based violence (GBV) remains a major concern with a call on men to stop killing women.

Sioka warns against illegal abortions and its effects

by editor1 / Sep 30, 2017 / 0 comments

The Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Doreen Sioka, has warned school-going girls about the dangers of illegal abortions and long-term effects these may have on their bodies in future.

Gender Equality Ministry to conduct research on extent of child marriages in Namibia

by editor1 / Jun 25, 2017 / 0 comments

Gender Equality and Child Welfare Ministry will conduct research on the extent of child marriages in Namibia.

Gender Equality Minister wants harmful cultural practices stopped

by editor1 / Jun 06, 2017 / 0 comments

The Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Doreen Sioka has called on residents of the Zambezi Region to do away with some harmful cultural practices, especially those affecting the well-being of children.

Government allocates N$1 billion for care and protection of vulnerable children

by editor / Apr 14, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Government has allocated N$1 billion for the care and protection of vulnerable children in Namibia.

Namibia-Zimbabwe MoU to empower women

by editor / Feb 12, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia and Zimbabwe are in the process of finalising a memorandum of understanding to empower women in order to reduce poverty.

The Leper community at Muroro village receives food items

by editor / Oct 25, 2016 / 0 comments

The Leper community at Muroro village in Kavango East will have something to smile about. They received food items worth some 5 000 dollars from the Minister of Gender Equality and Child Welfare, Doreen Sioka.

The government continues to empower rural comminities to start their businesses

by editor / Oct 17, 2016 / 0 comments

Small and Medium Enterprises are the backbone of any country's economy and the government will continue to empower rural communities by giving them assistance to start their businesses.

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